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Amy Winehouse was found dead in her London apartment on July 23rd at age 27.
The troubled British singer launched to worldwide fame with her album Back to Black. One of her more famous songs of course, was Rehab, which featured the starkly defiant lyrics "They tried to make me go to rehab, I said no, no, no."
Winehouse was constantly in the tabloids for her drug abuse, mental health problems, and eating disorders. Her passing, while certainly tragic, doesn't exactly come as a surprise. Many fans, including her own Mother, predicted she wouldn't live past 30. At her final concert, one month ago in Serbia, she was booed after greeting the audience with "Hello, Athens!"
The cause of death is not yet known, but speculation is that she died of a…Read more >
Depending on what you think of Rebecca Black, prepare to either start warming up your vocal chords or stock up on cotton ear plugs. The Youtube sensation has a new single called "My Moment" which will be available on her Youtube channel on July 18th at 8pm. You can purchase the tune the following day on iTunes and elsewhere.
It will come as no surprise that the lyrics to "My Moment" are about the singer's sudden rise to fame after her single Friday became the most watched Youtube music video ever- that's right, ever- with 167 million hits (...and counting). The song was written by Brandon "Blue" Hamilton and the video apparently features clips of Black strutting the red carpet.
The singer is also putting the finishing touches on a five-track…Read more >
Word has just leaked that the Morgan Library and Museum is putting it's treasured Robert Owen Lehman Collection up for sale.
For those unfamiliar with it, the Lehman Collection is widely considered to be among the most important private collections of original manuscripts in the world- featuring the original handwritten scores of such classical greats as Bach, Beethoven, Schubert, Strauss and Webern.
Following initial reports from artsjournal.com of the pending sale, the Morgan remained mum on Tuesday. "It is accurate," said Patrick Milliman, a spokesperson for the museum. "But of course as an institution, we don't comment on these types of things."
The Lehman collection, first started by Robert Owen Lehman in 1968, is noted for its French ma…Read more >
Looks like Vampires and Werewolves may be playing nice for a change!
MTV today announced that at Sunday's MTV Movie Awards the stars from Twilight are confirmed to present viewers with the very first look at footage from Breaking Dawn. But courtesy of MTV and Summit Entertainment, we're going to offer you an even earlier look!
The Bill Condon directed film flies into theaters on November 18 and of course is based on the first half of Stephanie Meyer's book Breaking Dawn. It is up for seven nomination against other franchise like Harry Potter.
Winner voting at MovieAwards.MTV.com for the "2011 MTV Movie Awards" in 12 returning and all-new categories closes on Saturday, June 4. The "BEST MOVIE" category will remain an ongoing battle throughout …Read more >